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Reviews

Funnell, Warrior Women - Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star, (July 1, 2014)

April 1, 2015

Lisa Funnell's book was reviewed by Amy Lee for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Van de Ven, Lary, and MacKinnon, eds., Negotiating China's Destiny in World War II (December 3, 2014)

March 30, 2015

Hans van de Ven, Diana Lary, and Stephen MacKinnon's book was reviewed by Katherine Reist for H-War and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Mertha, Brothers in Arms - Chinese Aid to the Khmer Rouge, 1975-1979 (2014)

March 21, 2015

Andrew Mertha's book was reviewed by Robert Thompson for H-War and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Young, Alien Nation - Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era through World War II (November 3, 2014)

March 9, 2015

Elliott Young. Alien Nation: Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era through World War II. The David J.

Chen, Chop Suey, USA - The Story of Chinese Food in America (November 25th 2014)

February 18, 2015

Yong Chen's book was reviewed by Susan B. Carter for H-Environment and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Mahnken and Blumenthal, eds., Strategy in Asia - The Past, Present, and Future of Regional Security (October 15, 2014)

February 15, 2015

Thomas G. Mahnken and Dan Blumenthal, eds.'s book was reviewed by Richard Fisher for H-Diplo and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Field, ed. and trans., Mu Shiying - China's Lost Modernist (January 7, 2014)

February 11, 2015

Christopher Rosenmeier reviews the book for H-Asia.

Kiely, The Compelling Ideal - thought Reform and the Prison in China, 1901-1956 (January 1, 2014)

February 7, 2015

Jan Kiely book was reviewed by Emily Whewell for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Idema, The Resurrected Skeleton: From Zhuangzi to Lu Xun (August 13, 2013)

January 26, 2015

Jeffrey L. Richey (Berea College) reviewed this book for H-Net in January 2015. It is reprinted here through a Creative Commons license.

Suchenski, Hou Hsiao-Hsien (August 4, 2014)

January 26, 2015

Richard I. Suchenski's book was reviewed by Xiao Liu for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

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Events

October 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.

October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation.